These adorable ellies are the newest addition to our felt friends. We are in love with the small details like their curved trunks and braided tails. Make these felt elephants in different colors and give them as gifts or keep the cuteness all for yourself. How do you craft an elephant? One stitch at a time. We’ve listed out everything you need below to make this project so you don’t get stuck.
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- Lia Griffith’s Wool Blend Felt — Pebble, Marble, Malachite, Misty Morning, and Blush
- Embroidery Floss — DMC Dark Shell Grey (451), Light Steel Grey (318), Very Dark Grey Green (924), Medium Grey Green (926), and Ultra Light Dusty Rose (963)
- 2 Black Beads
- Polyester Fiber Fill — Lia Griffith Stuffie Puff
- Gather the tools and materials.
- Cut out the felt pieces according to the pattern.
- Sew the felt cheeks and bead eyes to both sides of the elephant.
- Sew down the trunk, and stuff with polyfil as you sew around the trunk.
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